H.R. 3163 (104th): To provide that Oregon may not tax compensation paid to a resident of Washington for services as a Federal employee at a Federal hydroelectric facility located on the Columbia River.


Mar 26, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on September 28, 1996.


Doc Hastings

Representative for Washington's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 26, 1996
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Summary (CRS)

3/26/1996--Introduced.Amends Federal law to state that compensation paid by the United States for personal services as a U.S. employee at a U.S.-owned Columbia River hydroelectric facility, portions of which are ... Read more >

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Mar 26, 1996

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Sep 28, 1996
Failed in the House Under Suspension

Passage was attempted under a fast-track procedure called "suspension of the rules." The vote failed, but the bill can be voted on again.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3163”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Suspend the rules and pass
Sep 28, 1996 7:36 p.m.
Failed 199/209

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H.R. 874 (105th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 27, 1997

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